• Follow us

Science

Can We Inherit Alzheimer's From Our Parents?

Alzheimer's is heritable to a degree. But there are other factors at play, too.Read More



Leave A Comment

More News

All DiscoverMagazine.com

New Quantum Tech is About to Bring a 2019-12-10 17:45:00Improved instruments will lower noise at the quantum level. The development opens the door to discovering more distant gravitational waves.

Jupiter's Galilean Moons May Have Formed Bit By 2019-12-10 16:30:00These large moons’ complex combination of properties could be best explained if they grew slowly from pebbles.

Ancient Amber Reveals Dinosaur Feather Being Nibbled by 2019-12-10 15:00:00The find is the first evidence for feather-munching parasites among dinosaurs.

Brain Organoids Grow Neural Circuits, Begin Producing Recognizable 2019-12-10 14:30:00#7 in our top science stories of 2019.

Scientists Find a Shipworm That Eats, and Lives 2019-12-10 13:00:00#50 in our top science stories of 2019.

This Plastic Bunny is Filled With Artificial DNA. 2019-12-09 17:00:00Researchers store the blueprint for a plastic bunny in DNA that's then injected into the bunny's body.

Fossils on Mars? If They Exist, NASA's Mars 2019-12-09 13:30:00A recent study suggests the landing site for NASA's next Mars rover holds minerals that often preserve fossils on Earth.

Why Do People With Alzheimer's Stop Eating? 2019-12-09 13:00:00The disease can make eating, and remembering to eat, difficult.

How the Icy Moon Enceladus Got 'Tiger Stripes' 2019-12-09 12:00:00Saturn's moon Enceladus has mysterious, evenly spaced fissures in its icy shell where water erupts into space.

Deaths at New Zealand's White Island Show the 2019-12-09 10:55:00Visiting volcanoes can be dangerous, especially ones that are persistently restless. The deaths at White Island are a chilling example.

Why Do People With Alzheimer's Tend to Sleep 2019-12-07 13:00:00The disease causes changes to our brain's circuitry that can make sleep difficult.

With Sea Level Rise, We've Already Hurtled Past 2019-12-06 16:30:00Climate negotiators in Madrid are trying to avoid 2 meters of sea level rise, but research suggests 10 times that — 65 feet — is already i

Breaking Science News |

X17 Particle Might Solve Mystery of Dark Matter 2019-12-10 14:55:25Professor Attila Krasznahorkay and his colleagues at ATOMKI (the Institute of Nuclear Research in Debrecen, Hungary) recently published a paper that h

Study: Killer Whale Grandmothers Improve Chances of Survival 2019-12-10 13:26:23Postmenopausal female killer whale (Orcinus orca) have a big beneficial impact on the survival chances of their grandoffspring, a University of York-l

New Species of Paleocene Penguin Bridges Gap in 2019-12-10 10:33:01Paleontologists in New Zealand have uncovered the fossilized bones from an extinct penguin that swam the oceans between 62.5 and 60 million years ago.

Enceladus’ Tiger Stripes Finally Explained 2019-12-10 09:13:55Saturn’s 300-mile- (500 km) diameter moon Enceladus is thought to have an outer ice shell covering a liquid water ocean. Slashed across the moon

Athletes Have Quieter Brains, New Research Shows 2019-12-10 08:04:33Playing sports — including football, soccer and hockey — increases the gain of the external sound signal by turning down the background no

Very Large Telescope Takes Close Look at Emission 2019-12-09 15:22:39Using the Focal Reducer and low dispersion Spectrograph (FORS) instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT), astronomers have obtained a remar

Single-Celled Microorganism Can Make Complex Decisions, Study Shows 2019-12-09 14:53:00A free-living ciliate species called Stentor roeseli, which lacks a central nervous system, is capable of decision making, according to a study publis

TOI 813b: Saturn-Sized Exoplanet Found Orbiting Subgiant Star 2019-12-09 08:44:13Citizen scientists from the Planet Hunters TESS (PHT) project have discovered a Saturn-sized planet orbiting around TOI 813, a bright subgiant star lo

Dogs Understand Spoken Words Better than We Thought 2019-12-09 07:48:43Dogs are able to listen to different people saying the same word and recognize it as the same word, ignoring the differences between speakers, and can

Hubble Captures Detailed Image of Edge-On Spiral Galaxy 2019-12-09 04:37:04The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has delivered an incredible snapshot of a nearby spiral galaxy called NGC 3175. NGC 3175 is an edge-on spiral gala

‘Milk Yeast’ Originated from Chance Encounter between Fruit 2019-12-08 08:57:45Historians often trace the dawn of human civilization back 10,000 years, when Neolithic tribes first settled and began farming in the Fertile Crescent

Milky Way’s Thick Disk is 10 Billion Years 2019-12-06 14:43:45Our Milky Way Galaxy consists of two disk-like structures, known as ‘thick’ and ‘thin’ disks. The thick disk contains only abo

Latest Science News --

Lower BMI means lower diabetes risk, even among 2019-12-10 14:04:12Lower body mass index (BMI) is consistently associated with reduced type II diabetes risk, among people with varied family history, genetic risk facto

Genetic brain disorder fixed in mice using precision 2019-12-10 14:04:10Using a targeted gene epigenome editing approach in the developing mouse brain, researchers reversed one gene mutation that leads to the genetic disor

Have you found meaning in life? Answer determines 2019-12-10 13:19:35A recent study has found that the presence of and search for meaning in life are important for health and well-being, though the relationships differ

Gut feeling: A network approach towards understanding IBD 2019-12-10 12:39:24Scientists have pioneered how to get very detailed transcriptomics data from gut organoids, and regulatory networks to analyse them -- establishing a

Physicists image electrons flowing like water 2019-12-10 12:24:31Physicists have imaged electrons flowing viscously through a nanodevice, just like water flowing through a pipe. Long predicted but only now visualize

Tiny magnetic particles enable new material to bend, 2019-12-10 12:24:29Researchers have developed a soft polymer material, called magnetic shape memory polymer, that uses magnetic fields to transform into a variety of sha

Side effects of pediatric medications for anxiety, OCD 2019-12-10 12:24:21New research specifically looks at side effects that impact children and adolescents being treated for anxiety disorders and obsessive-compulsive diso

What blocks bird flu in human cells? 2019-12-10 11:18:06Normally, bird flu viruses do not spread easily from person to person. But if this does happen, it could trigger a pandemic. Researchers have now expl

Technologies and scientific advances needed to track methane 2019-12-10 11:18:04Understanding what influences the amount of methane in the atmosphere has been identified to be one of the foremost challenges in the earth sciences i

New findings on satiety signaling from intestine 2019-12-10 11:17:39A previously unknown mechanism that suppresses satiety signals from the small intestine is the main finding of a new study. This may explain, first, s

Natural ecosystems protect against climate change 2019-12-10 11:17:32The identification of natural carbon sinks and understanding how they work is critical if humans are to mitigate global climate change. Tropical coast

Brain function abnormal in children with Type 1 2019-12-10 11:17:22Children with Type 1 diabetes show subtle but important differences in brain function compared with those who don't have the disease, a study has sho

Science - The Huffington

Elizabeth Warren Pitches ‘Blue New Deal’ To Fortify 2019-12-10 09:00:01The Democratic presidential hopeful is betting offshore wind and new seafood policies can win her votes.

Michael Rapaport Is NSFW David Attenborough As He 2019-12-10 04:58:03The comic/actor's famously coarse vocabulary gets a workout.

Climate 'Shocks' Eliminated 16% Of New England Fishing 2019-12-09 15:00:17The finding could strengthen calls for a so-called “Blue New Deal.”

Electric Eel Powering Aquarium’s Christmas Lights 2019-12-04 16:50:07The Tennessee Aquarium hopes the Christmas tree will spark love and appreciation for the unusual freshwater fish.

Global Carbon Emissions Will Hit A Record High 2019-12-03 21:46:17A new report held a few silver linings, however, as the growth was slower than in recent years and the use of coal declined.

Beached Sperm Whale Found With 220 Pounds Of 2019-12-03 14:54:24Marine researchers in Scotland called the discovery both "stunning" and "shameful."

Anti-Vaxxers Needled After Asking To Be Called 'Vaccine 2019-12-03 12:40:25Some of the alternative terms suggested by Twitter wits include "plague enthusiast," "child cemetery advocates" and "infant infectors."

28 Years Ago, Big Oil Predicted It Would 2019-12-03 00:00:06And yet it continued to fight it.

Senate Confirms Dan Brouillette As Trump’s New Energy 2019-12-02 18:40:10The former auto industry lobbyist will replace Rick Perry as head of the Department of Energy.

Prehistoric Puppy Found In Permafrost Still Has Its 2019-12-02 16:39:55The estimated 18,000-year-old dog was discovered in Russia last year in frozen mud.

Spain Might Be The World’s Most Important Climate 2019-12-01 08:00:18The progressive bloc set to rule Europe’s fifth-largest economy has endorsed a Green New Deal but risks fueling a resurgent fascist movement.

What You Need To Know From The Recent 2019-11-29 08:00:19It is, in a word, "bleak."

EurekAlert! - Breaking News

Vesicles released by bacteria may reduce the spread New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00Nano-sized vesicles released by certain bacteria that inhabit the vagina may protect against HIV infection, suggests a study of human cells and tissue

One-third of recent global methane increase comes from New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00One-third of recent global methane increase comes from tropical Africa.

Illinois team develops first of a kind in-vitro New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have successfully used stem cells to engineer living biohybrid nerve tissue to develop 3

A window into the hidden world of colons New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00Biomedical engineers at Duke University have developed a system for real-time observations at the cellular level in the colon of a living mouse. It em

Plant researchers examine bread aroma: Modern and old New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00Bread baked from modern wheat varieties are just as aromatic as that baked from old varieties. However, differences exist between the breads from diff

There's a new squid in town New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00Researchers in OIST's Molecular Genetics Unit, in collaboration with a researcher from Australia, have identified a new species of bobtail squid inha

Print me an organ -- Why are we New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00SUTD leads in-depth review on the impending reality of 3D printed organs and analyses recent accomplishments, limitations and opportunities for future

Water common -- yet scarce -- in exoplanets New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00The most extensive survey of atmospheric chemical compositions of exoplanets to date has revealed trends that challenge current theories of planet for

Helping plant nurseries reduce runoff New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00Researchers identify production strategies to help manage phosphorus.

Low-dose aspirin may not help African-Americans prevent heart New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00Use of daily, low-dose aspirin in persons without known cardiovascular disease was lower among blacks than whites.Taking a daily, low-dose aspirin wit

The secret to a long life? For worms, New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys have shown that worms live longer lives if they produce excess levels of a protein, p62, which recognizes toxic c

Researchers develop approach to alter intestinal microbiota, vaccinate New! 2019-12-11 00:00:00Targeted immunization against bacterial flagellin, a protein that forms the appendage that enables bacterial mobility, can beneficially alter the inte

Les dernières actualités

Couche d'ozone : sa protection aurait réduit le 2019-12-10 12:31:00La réduction drastique des CFC, grâce au protocole de Montréal, a non seulement favorisé la régéné

Course de drones : qui de l'IA ou 2019-12-10 11:31:00Sur la ligne de départ, un drone de course piloté par le champion du monde en titre. Son concurrent : un drone totalement autonome

Biodiversité : près de 40 % des plantes 2019-12-10 10:31:00Grâce à la plus grande base de données botaniques jamais réalisée, une équipe internationale de chercheurs a

Bételgeuse : la baisse soudaine de sa luminosité 2019-12-10 10:15:00Qu’arrive-t-il à Bételgeuse, l’étoile qui marque de sa lueur rouge orangée l’épaule gauche du Cha

Redmi K30 frappe fort avec ses six capteurs 2019-12-10 09:28:00Six capteurs photo, dont deux pour les selfies, un écran à 120 Hz, de la 5G, de la charge rapide... Pour moins de 300 euros, il est diff

Starlink : les satellites de SpaceX bientôt moins 2019-12-10 09:21:00Il y a quelques semaines, des astronomes du monde entier priaient SpaceX de prendre en compte leurs craintes. Le photobombing des satellites de Starli

Promo Noël 2019 : 170 € de réduction 2019-12-10 09:00:10Voici une offre de Noël qui ne manquera pas de satisfaire les personnes avides de technologie : la montre connectée Apple Watch Series 4 (

Toujours en proie aux incendies, l’est de l’Australie 2019-12-10 08:31:00Manifestations annulées, bateaux à quai, écoliers cloîtrés dans les établissements, Sydney, comme tout l

Les smartphones sont responsables d'une augmentation des blessures 2019-12-10 07:30:00Les smombies. C’est ainsi que l’on appelle ceux qui utilisent leur smartphone sur la voie publique. En référence au smartpho

SOS Planète : s’investir pour les générations futures ! 2019-12-10 07:01:00Le dernier trimestre 2019 a été le plus chaud jamais enregistré sur notre planète. Nous ne pouvons plus attendre, les bras

Changement climatique : découvrez ce que révèle une 2019-12-10 06:30:00L’ouverture de la COP 25 a débuté cette semaine et, à cette occasion, EDF et Ipsos présentaient un état

Première mondiale : naissance de deux bébés chimères 2019-12-10 05:27:18Des scientifiques chinois ont fait naître des porcelets avec des organes comportant des cellules de singe. Un succès en trompe l’&o

French-technologie

Le Liban vainqueur du concours de TIC de 2019-12-02 19:00:00Le Liban s'est classé au premier rang du concours de technologies de l'information et de la communication (TIC) de Huawei pour le Moyen-Orien

La fusée chinoise Longue Marche-8 réussit ses essais 2019-12-01 19:00:00La Chine a testé avec succès le moteur du deuxième étage de la fusée Longue Marche-8, qui se prépare pour so

La Chine va construire une centrale solaire spatiale 2019-12-01 19:00:00La Chine prévoit de construire une centrale solaire spatiale de 200 tonnes au niveau de mégawatt d'ici 2035, selon l'Académie c

Le premier satellite sismo-électromagnétique chinois obtient des résultats 2019-11-30 19:00:00Le premier satellite sismo-électromagnétique de la Chine, Zhangheng 1, a obtenu des données électromagnétiques fruc

La Chine lance la conception de nouveaux satellites 2019-11-27 19:00:00La Chine a lancé la conception des satellites météorologiques Fengyun-5 et du système d'observation des satellites m&eacu

La Chine lance un nouveau satellite d'observation de 2019-11-27 19:00:00La Chine a lancé jeudi à 7h52 (heure de Beijing) un nouveau satellite d'observation de la Terre depuis le Centre de lancement de satell

Un navire chinois débute une expédition de recherche 2019-11-26 19:00:00Le navire de recherche océanique chinois Xiangyanghong 06 a quitté la ville de Zhoushan, dans la province chinoise du Zhejiang (est), po

Chine : livraison de deux avions chinois de 2019-11-26 19:00:00Le constructeur d'avions chinois Xi'an Aircraft Industry Co. (XAC) a livré deux avions de télédétection à haute p

Les scientifiques chinois développent de la soie d'araignée 2019-11-25 19:00:00Les scientifiques chinois ont développé une sorte de fibre qui imite les qualités de la soie d'araignée, rév&egrav

Le détecteur sino-hollandais du satellite-relais lunaire entre en 2019-11-25 19:00:00Un détecteur, développé conjointement par des scientifiques chinois et hollandais et transporté par le satellite relais de

Deux navires chinois de transport de fusées achèvent 2019-11-24 19:00:00Les navires chinois de transport de fusées Yuanwang-21 et Yuanwang-22 ont achevé leur mission d'acheminement de la fusée Longue

Chine : un fonds de 1,39 milliard de 2019-11-23 19:00:00Le gouvernement central chinois a alloué aux gouvernements locaux une partie du fonds de l'année 2020 pour le développement de l


Disclaimer and Notice:WorldProNews.com is not responsible of these news or any information published on this website.